Aunt Jeannes Piano Lounge with Mathew Sklar at Landmark on Main Street

Aunt Jeanne’s Piano Lounge

Join Matthew Sklar, composer of Broadway’s Wedding Singer, Elf and The Prom for a “piano bar” style sing along. Step into the spotlight at the Jeanne Rimsky Theater, and lend your voice to tunes from Broadway, the American Songbook and even a few adult contemporary hits.

Of course, our own Piano Bar will be open to refresh your vocal cords.

About Mathew Sklar

Matthew Sklar is a Tony, Emmy, and Drama Desk Award-nominated composer. His works include the Broadway musicals Elf and The Wedding Singer (Tony Award Nomination for Best Original Score, Drama Desk Award Nomination for Outstanding Music). He also wrote the music for The Rhythm Club (Signature Theatre), Judas & Me, and Wicked City (American Stage Company).

Matthew received a 2015 Primetime Emmy Award Nomination for Outstanding Music Direction for the critically-acclaimed NBC stop-motion animated TV special “Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas”, starring Jim Parsons. He adapted and arranged the music of Marvin Hamlisch for the Emmy Award-winning documentary film Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love, seen on PBS/American Masters. Matthew has contributed original songs/music to Sesame Street, Wonder Pets!, and the NBC Broadcast of The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. His music has been performed by major orchestras, including the Atlanta, Baltimore, and Indianapolis Symphony Orchestras.

As an 18-year-old freshman at New York University, Matthew began playing keyboards for the Broadway production of Les Miserables, eventually conducting the show at 21. He has also been a keyboardist, conductor, and/or arranger for many Broadway productions including ShrekCaroline, or ChangeNineOklahoma42nd StreetPutting It TogetherAnnie Get Your GunOn the TownTitanicGuys and DollsSunset Boulevard, and Miss Saigon. Matthew also appeared onstage as “Oscar” in the Broadway revival of 42nd Street.

Awards include the ASCAP Richard Rodgers New Horizons Award, the Gilman/Gonzalez-Falla Theatre Award, and the Jonathan Larson Performing Arts Foundation Award.

Matthew is a proud member of the Dramatists Guild, ASCAP, and the American Federation of Musicians, Local 802. His music is published by Warner/Chappell Music. Matthew was educated at The Juilliard School of Music (Pre-College Division), the Boston University Tanglewood Institute, and New York University.

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Jan 17, 2019
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7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Landmark on Main Street

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Landmark on Main Street
232 Main Street, Port Washington, NY 11050
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https://www.landmarkonmainstreet.org
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